…there’s no evil that has inflicted more pain or more suffering…

October 4, 2008

[There’s] no evil that’s inflicted more pain and more suffering than racism — and it’s something we in the labor movement have a special responsibility to challenge.

~AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Richard Trumka

He also said:
When you hear someone say America isn’t ready for a black president, you have to get in their face and say: “You may not be ready for Barack Obama, but I sure as hell am!”
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